The Children's Guild Foundation supports funding for:
- Existing programs and services, including staffing and equipment
- Creation and implementation of new, innovative approaches to issues related to the Foundation’s interests
- Research projects related to the Foundation’s focus areas
- Capital expenditures and/or improvements related directly to an organization’s mission and programs
- Capacity building
Grants may be one-year or multi-year (usually no more than three years in length). Interim report(s) are required by the Foundation.
Support is not provided for deficit funding, individual scholarships or fellowships (except within specific programs funded by the Foundation.)